1973 Florida State Seminoles football team

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1973 Florida State Seminoles football
ConferenceIndependent
1973 record0–11
Head coachLarry Jones (3rd season)
Home stadiumDoak Campbell Stadium
(Capacity: 40,500)
Seasons
← 1972
1974 →

The 1973 Florida State Seminoles football team represented Florida State University in the 1973 NCAA Division I football season. Led by head coach Larry Jones the Seminoles finished the season winless with a record of 0–11.[1]

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendance
September 15at Wake ForestL 7–918,000
September 22KansasL 0–2819,240
September 16No. 18 Miami (FL)
  • Doak Campbell Stadium
  • Tallahassee, Florida (rivalry)
L 10–1422,278
October 6at BaylorL 14–2129,000
October 13Mississippi State
  • Doak Campbell Stadium
  • Tallahassee, Florida
L 12–3719,829
October 20Memphis State
  • Doak Campbell Stadium
  • Tallahassee, Florida
L 10–1328,883
October 27at San Diego StateL 17–3826,492
November 3at No. 18 HoustonL 3–3427,587
November 10at Virginia TechL 13–3625,000
November 17South Carolina
  • Doak Campbell Stadium
  • Tallahassee, Florida
L 12–5217,778
December 1at FloridaL 0–4962,273
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

Roster[edit]

1973 Florida State Seminoles football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
QB Billy Prescott Fr
  Hodges Mitchell Sr
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
LB Bruce Bell
CB Buzzy Lewis
LB John Murphy
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
P Joe Downey
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • Injured Injured
  • Redshirt Redshirt

Season summary[edit]

Florida[edit]

Florida State Seminoles (0–10) at Florida Gators (6–4)
1 2 34Total
Florida St 0 0 000
Florida 14 14 71449

at Florida Field, Gainesville, FL

  • Date: December 1
  • Game time: 2:00 p.m. EST
  • Game weather: Sunny
  • Game attendance: 62,233
  • NoleFan.org

References[edit]

  1. ^ "FSU Football 1970–1979". Nolefan.org. Retrieved 2012-10-29.